Fox Hotel & Suites
Why We Love It
- Alpine lodge-style hotel with stunning views outside the hotel of Banff National Park
- Good for skiers: there are three resorts right on the doorstep
- There’s an open-air hot tub in the underground spa, inspired by Banff Cave and Basin
- Free amenities like Wi-Fi and parking
"The facilities qualify as luxury" -- Frommer's
92% (13 Member Ratings)
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Rooms & Rates
Just a walking distance from downtown Banff, Fox Hotel and Suites is in Canada’s highest town, 4,800 feet above sea level. It is good value for a notoriously expensive ski town, with free underground parking, bus tickets, Wi-Fi, a continental buffet breakfast and boastful mountain views from some floors. After all, "few would deny that the Canadian Rockies are one of the most extravagantly beautiful ranges on Earth" (Fodor’s).
The building is reminiscent of an alpine lodge, with an abundance of wood and stone, a log fireplace in the lobby and a hot tub in the underground area. It is also home to a sauna, cold shower and small gym. The year-round hot tub is particularly unusual, styled as a recreation of Banff Cave and Basin with an open roof. Breakfast and dinner are served at the on-site Chili’s Grill, which specializes in large portions of classic American fare – think ribs, burgers, tacos and steaks. There is also a margarita bar in the lounge, a popular apres-ski scene destination.
Right outside the hotel is Banff National Park, a World Heritage Site with miles of mountains, lakes and rivers in the Canadian Rockies to explore. In winter, ski resorts Norquay, Lake Louise and Sunshine Valley are nearby. During the warmer months of the year, there are plenty of options too: hiking, horseback riding and mountain biking. Complimentary bus tickets will take you to sites such as the Banff Gondola and Upper Hot Springs.
Accommodations are mostly suites with small kitchenettes that include a microwave, fridge, toaster, coffee maker and one or two bedrooms. There are more basic rooms, though these are on the smaller side. The two-bedroom suites are ideal for families, with two bedrooms, a living room and a small kitchen nook.
- "While the facilities qualify as luxury, it's nowhere near the price" -- Frommer's
- Infant cots / cribs
- Gym / fitness center
- Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
- Sauna / Steam Room
- No pets allowed
- 24-hour front desk
- Bike rental
- Currency exchange / ATM
Room amenities Air Conditioning available in some rooms.
- Central heating
- Coffee / tea-making facilities
- Iron and ironing board
- Kitchenette in some rooms
- Sitting area
- Flatscreen TV
- Complimentary Internet access
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
- Complimentary parking
- Accessible parking
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible restaurant
- Wheelchair accessible
Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.
Check-in: Standard check-in time: 4pm. Minimum age required to check in: 21.
Checkout: Standard checkout time: 11am.
Children and additional guests: Children 16 and under stay free of charge when sharing parents’ room. Crib available on request free of charge for children up to the age of 2.
Pets: No pets allowed.
Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.
The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.
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(13 Member Reviews)